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Riverside School Performs ‘Frozen’ Musical

On January 17 and January 18, Riverside School put on its annual school musical for its student and parent community. This year’s production was “Frozen” the musical fantasy/comedy story based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale “The Snow Queen.” Produced in 2013 by Walt Disney, “Frozen” tells the story of a princess named Anna, and her sister Elsa who becomes queen. read more...

Riverside School to Perform ‘Frozen’ Musical

On Friday, Jan. 17 and Saturday, Jan. 18, Riverside School will put on its annual school musical for its student and parent community. This year’s production will be ‘Frozen’ the musical fantasy/comedy story based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale “The Snow Queen.” Produced in 2013 by Walt Disney, “Frozen” tells the story of a princess named Anna, and her sister Elsa who becomes queen. read more...

Greenwich Resident Arrested for Negligent Homicide

On Jan. 9 , Greenwich Police arrested by warrant Charles P. Graves, 82, of Riverside, in conjunction with the death of Regina P. Dowling, 63, of Old Greenwich.
Graves had been operating his vehicle on Nov. 29, 2019 on Sound Beach Avenue in Old Greenwich when he improperly turned onto Station Drive South causing his vehicle to strike Dowling as she was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk. Dowling subsequently died from her injuries.
After an extensive investigation, a review of all evidence and consultation with the Stamford State’s Attorney’s office, Greenwich Police submitted an arrest warrant for Graves.
Graves was charged with the following:
• Negligent Homicide with a Motor Vehicle (CGS 14-222a),
• Making an Improper Turn (CGS 14-242), and
• Failing to Grant Right of Way to a Pedestrian in a Crosswalk (CGS 14-300(c)).
Graves was processed and released on a $10,000 court set bond. He is scheduled to appear in court on Jan. 23 in Stamford Superior Court.
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Auditions for St. Catherine’s Players Production of Matilda

St. Catherine’s Players announces audition calls for its 2020 production of Matilda The Musical! This is the Broadway version of the show. Roles are available for all ages 9 and above. Open auditions will be held on Monday, Dec. 9 and Tuesday, Dec. 10 at St. Catherine of Siena Church in the Lucey Parish Hall, 4 Riverside Ave. Callbacks, as needed, are Wednesday, Dec. 11. Children must be at least nine years old by Dec. 31. Youth should arrive at 7 p.m.; high school students and adults should arrive at 8:30. read more...

Riverside School to Host Annual Veterans Day Ceremony

On Monday, November 11, Riverside School is hosting its annual school-wide Veterans Day Ceremony to honor service men and women, both past and present. An annual tradition for the past 15 years, the school invites local veterans, parents and community members to participate in the ceremony, scheduled to kick off at 8:45 a.m. in the school’s gym. The 4th and 5th grade chorus, trumpet players and the school’s Women’s Chorus are all scheduled to take part in the event. Fifth grade school leaders will announce the special guests and lead the community in the Pledge of Allegiance. read more...